Larus cachinnans

(last update: February 16, 2013)

Coordinator:
Greg Neubauer
Marcin Przymencki
Albert de Jong
Mars Muusse

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Larus cachinnans PHSV (now C.G) 2CY-12CY, 2012-2022, Neesen & Minden, Germany & Lelystad, the Netherlands. Picture: Armin Deutsch, Albert de Jong & Mars Muusse.

Yellow PHSV and metal PLG DN-27555; ringed as pullus on May 26 2011 at Kozielno, Paczkow, S-SW Poland, (50°29' N,  16°58' E). Ringers Jacek Betleja & Jakub Szymczak.
Now breeding bird at Lelystad colony (nest no: 64). See nest details HERE: nest-PHSV.

Recoveries:
14/01/2012 Ciboure FRANCE (PYRENEES-ATLANTIQUES) Didier Domec
15/01/2012 Vasiere de L'Untxin,Ciboure FRANCE (PYRENEES-ATLANTIQUES) F. Cazaban
06/06/2012 Minden:Osthafen GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Armin Deutsch
14/06/2012 Minden:Osthafen GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Armin Deutsch
29/06/2012 Minden:Osthafen GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Armin Deutsch
08/07/2012 Neesen, Kloppenburg GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Armin Deutsch
09/08/2012 Minden:Osthafen GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Armin Deutsch
23/08/2012 Pohlsche Heide Rubbish dump GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Jörg Hadasch
27/09/2012 Deponie Pohlsche Heide GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Armin Deutsch
04/10/2012 Deponie Pohlsche Heide GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Armin Deutsch
08/10/2012 Deponie Pohlsche Heide GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Armin Deutsch
10/10/2012 Pohlsche Heide Rubbish dump GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Jörg Hadasch
19/10/2012 Pohlsche Heide Rubbish dump GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Jörg Hadasch
16/03/2013 Sonzay rubbish dump FRANCE (INDRE-ET-LOIRE) Benjamin Griard & Patrick Derrien
08/07/2013 Minden, Neesen, river Weser GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Armin Deutsch
08/08/2013 Minden, Osthafen GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Armin Deutsch
17/09/2013 Lake Duemmer GERMANY (NIEDERSACHSEN: WESER-EMS (ohne inseln)) Juergen Linnhoff
23/10/2015 Minden:Osthafen GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Armin Deutsch
27/05/2016 Frankfurt:Posthof GERMANY (HESSEN: DARMSTADT) HELGOLAND .DEW
20/04/2017 Minden:Osthafen GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: DETMOLD) Armin Deutsch
10/04/2018 Leverkusen-Hitdorf, Buschbergsee GERMANY (NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN: KÖLN) Armin Deutsch, Klaus Böhm was the Finder not Armin Deutsch
18/06/2019 Driel NETHERLANDS (FLEVOLAND) Debby Doodeman
24/08/2019 Lixhe:Mur de Lixhe BELGIUM (LIEGE) Louis Bronne
15/04/2020 Lelystad Harbour/Oostvaardersdiep NETHERLANDS (FLEVOLAND) Merijn Loeve
29/07/2020 Almere:Dashorstdijk NETHERLANDS (FLEVOLAND) Eric Roeland
29/07/2020 Blocq van Kuffeler, Almere NETHERLANDS (FLEVOLAND) Albert de Jong & Merijn Loeve
02/12/2020 Sonzay:rubbish dump site FRANCE (INDRE-ET-LOIRE) Benjamin Griard
24/04/2021 Lelystad NETHERLANDS (FLEVOLAND) Mars Muusse & Albert de Jong

In this area are mixed breeding colonies (near Katowice), with far most birds breeding here are cachinnans, but in this area also records of very few michahellis from the south (e.g. ringed female from Italy) and argentatus from eastern Germany are possible (see PDF). PHSV is classic cachinnans.

below: Caspian Gull cachinnans 2CY PHSV July 08 2012, Neesen, Germany (52°15'21N, 08°55'16E). Picture: Armin Deutsch.

Reading rings at location Neesen. Do you spot the yellow ring?

below: Caspian Gull cachinnans 2CY PHSV September 27 2012, Deponie Pohlsche Heide - Minden, Germany (52°23'05N, 08°46'45E). Picture: Armin Deutsch.

Complete moult finished. Bird in active partial autumn moult, now again (2nd time this year) replacing inner GC, most MC, and several LC. Note mirror on P10.

below: Caspian Gull cachinnans 2CY PHSV October 04 2012, Deponie Pohlsche Heide - Minden, Germany (52°23'05N, 08°46'45E). Picture: Armin Deutsch.

In the pouring rain.

below: Caspian Gull cachinnans 2CY PHSV October 08 2012, Deponie Pohlsche Heide - Minden, Germany (52°23'05N, 08°46'45E). Picture: Armin Deutsch.

Left TT1 old 2nd gen.

below: Caspian Gull cachinnans 3CY PHSV August 08 2013, Osthafen - Minden, Germany (52°18'00N, 08°56'18E). Picture: Armin Deutsch.

In complete mout. New 3rd gen P1-P6, P7 growing, P9-P10 old 2nd gen. S1 new, S2 growing, moult gap in central secondaries, inner secondaries old 2nd gen. All tail feathers dropped, new white tips of 3rd gen rectrices just visible.

below: Caspian Gull cachinnans PHSV 12CY, April 26 2021, Lelystad colony, the Netherlands. Picture: Mars Muusse.

See nest details HERE.

below: Caspian Gull cachinnans PHSV 12CY, May 13 2021, Lelystad colony, the Netherlands. Picture: Mars Muusse.

See nest details HERE.

below: Caspian Gull cachinnans C.G (was PHSV) 12CY, May 09 2022, Lelystad colony, the Netherlands. Picture: Mars Muusse.

Yellow PHSV and metal PLG DN-27555 trapped at the nest and new tibia ring r-C.G and metal NLA.5.625.054.